History will be cruel to Vincent Nichols, because history, if told accurately, will expose his tragic career to the whole world forever.
Recall that in February of this year he made news again.
Following in the footsteps of his pontiff Vincent Nichols did a photo-op at Hampton Court at Vesper time caring little, no doubt, about the history of the nation he lives in. I hope he believes he is doing good, and I hope that God will bring good out of this somehow (one never knows). Maybe a Catholic, even as poor a one as Vincent Nichols, might by his presence there wash away some of the five centuries of encrusted filth staining Hampton Court.
Or maybe Vincent Nichols wants to be the King's good friend first and God's, second.
The author of the following article imagines that Henry VIII, at least, would most likely not appreciate the Cardinal's gesture.
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